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I'm Jamie, and I support someone with cancer
Hi. My name is Jamie. My brother was diagnosed with colon cancer last November. Before he was diagnosed with cancer in November he had a heart attack and went through surgery in January. He had byp...
  • Sun Jun 16, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm thamel69
Hello. I just started 20mg Tamoxifen and a low dose aspirin. I was wondering how long it took for side effects to start? I realize everyone is different, but just wanted a general idea if possible....
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Hi, I'm Betti
I went to one of my infusions and saw they had some hard candies in a bowl at the sign in desk. They were round and red and whited striped so I figured they were peppermint so grabbed a couple. T...
  • Sun Jun 16, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Yes
I am a 58yrs old very active male was diagnosed with stage 2 bladder cancer. I am interested in the pros and cons of the Neo bladder - to- urethra diversión, IIeal condit diversión and Indiana pou...
  • Sat Jun 15, 2019 ·
hello I amMonkeygirl
don<t go to the chemo therapy treatment
  • Wed Jun 12, 2019 · Like2
Hi, I'm Henry R J.
Yes. I was told that it would change as radiation diminished in the body. Was interested in what others had experienced.
  • Mon Jun 10, 2019 ·
I'm Joanne E A., and I'm a survivor of Stage 2 Breast Cancer
I have just finished cycle 5 of 8 of Xeloda. Breast cancer spread to bones. I have developed the hand foot syndrome. Aside from my hands and feet getting dark and sore with some peeling, I have ...
  • Mon Jun 10, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Ruth A P.
Post #8 I had the same thing happened to me. Lumpectomy Dec 2017, had positive margins so another surgery in January 2018 to get clear margins. My dr did the Oncotype DX test to determine if I nee...
  • Sun Jun 9, 2019 · Like2
Hi, I'm Betti
Sorry, I jumped to conclusions. I didn't have any nausea from radiation but imagine if it occurs the same thing applies as infusions. Ask your doctor about it.
  • Sun Jun 9, 2019 · Like1
I have been on anastrazole for 2 1/2 years with no side effects. I was also leery about problems, but not everyone has bad experiences. My oncologist said exercise and keeping active helps. So gi...
  • Sat Jun 8, 2019 ·

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